Our mission is to provide programs and services that preserve dignity, health and independence for an aging population

Live cooking demonstration by Alyson Hickman from CoreLife during our Virtual Winter Institute.

From left, MAC Board Chairman David Hanlin and MAC Executive Director Pattie Tingle accept a proclamation from Wicomico County Council member Josh Hastings in honor of the 2021 March for Meals campaign and Senior Nutrition Month.

Wellness Center instructor and trainer, Tommy Robinson, delivering a meal at MAC's annual Spaghetti Dinner. All funds raised go the the Richard A. Henson Wellness Center.

From left to right, WORCOA Deputy Director Rob Hart, MAC Worcester County Board Member Mike Pennington, WORCOA Operations Director Shelia Jackson, WORCOA Executive Director John Dorrough, and MAC's Outreach Coordinator Mike Hedlesky accepting a proclamation from Worcester County Council in honor of the 2021 observance of the March for Meals campaign and Senior Nutrition Month.

Grace Murdock, Salisbury’s Kindness Commissioner (with photo of Salisbury Mayor Jake Day) with 500 bags packed recently for distribution to Wicomico Meals on Wheels recipients during Random Acts of Kindness Week.

Richard A. Henson Wellness Center

 

The Richard A. Henson Wellness Center gym is open!
The gym is operating at 75% capacity in accordance with

State of Maryland guidelines.

Hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Richard A. Henson Wellness Center offers a wide variety of programs and services targeted toward addressing the health concerns and needs of older persons. The center’s goal is to enable and to empower members to be physically active and to maintain and enhance their level of independence.

Next Stepping On Falls Prevention Workshop starts June 30

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Dear MAC Visitors: Your Safety is Our Priority!

Dear Friends: Welcome back to MAC! We missed you during our extended closing to visitors due to COVID-19.* With a return to “normalcy” in the works, your safety continues to…

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MAC Fitness Center members find “community of strength” through exercise, support

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Severe weather events bring flood of repair scams

The following is from the AARP Fraud Watch Network: Spring can mean severe weather events – and a busy season for scammers! Here’s how it works: Someone claiming to be…

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Celebrate Summer! MAC Weekend Summer Fun Days pass cards on sale

Celebrate summer with pass cards for MAC’s Weekend Summer Fun Days at Jolly Roger Amusement Park in Ocean City. The passes can be used at Ocean City’s Jolly Roger Amusement…

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We are proud to serve senior citizens in Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties on the Lower Shore of Maryland.